FMLink Newsletter — January 16, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — January 16, 2017


The Color of Money (Magazines » ISSA Today)
Can the “personality color” of your boss or client can lead to a successful business relationship?

BIM Guide gives owners guidance for effective project management (Products and Services » Publications)

IFMA launches collaborative IoT portal for FMs (Associations and Organizations)

Orkin releases new Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list (Surveys)

IHS: Construction costs continue two-month rise to end 2016 (Surveys)

Worker, water shortages primary concerns in 2016 building industry report (Surveys)

Growth of sensors indicates trends in IoT, various technologies, finds Frost & Sullivan (Surveys)

IoT market examined in Navigant Research reports (Surveys)

NIST releases two new Community Resilience Planning Guide Briefs (Products and Services » Publications)

NPMA explains how Zika virus-carrying mosquitoes overwinter (Developments » Other Developments)

Cleaner, more efficient coal-based technologies to drive new power-generation growth, finds Frost & Sullivan (Surveys)


Happening this week

Jan 16 – Jan 21 : BAU 2017 (architecture, construction, operations)

Jan 18 – Jan 20 : Clean India Show

Posted this week

Mar 14 – Mar 17 : MIPIM (property)

Mar 14 – Mar 16 : Cleaning Show

Oct 4 – Oct 6 : International Facility Management Expo (iFaME 2017)


ISS employees in Norwegian Opera

ISS wins cleaning, catering services contracts in Israel, Mexico, Norway (Contract Awards)

First Oregon company earns Platinum Zero Waste Facility Certification (Developments » Environment and Sustainability)

GSA awards construction contracts for U.S. Courthouse, Land Port of Entry (Contract Awards)

U.S. economy, property markets positioned for strong 2017, finds Cushman & Wakefield (Surveys)

ISSA restores Cleanfax cleaning and restoration publications (Associations and Organizations)

EPA commends New York City for removing PCB lighting from 883 schools (Developments » Other Developments)

Sloan accredited course covers regulatory compliance for plumbing fixtures (Products and Services » Services)

Johnson Controls to showcase HVACR technologies at 2017 AHR Expo (Products and Services » Indoor Air Quality)

Tork stainless steel washroom upgrade solutions simplify restroom renovations (Products and Services » Other)

Newer tech companies targeting smaller cities, finds JLL (Surveys)

Alta Energy and Rawson, Blum & Leon bring solar system to Cost Plus Plaza (Contract Awards)

Federal government surpasses $4 billion performance contracting goal for renewable energy, energy efficiency investments (Surveys)

Navigant Research examines exemplary smart cities in Gulf region (Surveys)

Vicon launches next-gen video management software (Products and Services » Security)